Sonnets. Literary Devices: 1/3. Connotation : associated or secondary meaning of a word or expression in addition to its explicit or primary meaning. --emotional attachment Denotation : Dictionary definition of a word. Connotation/Denotation. Which word has a more positive connotation?
Ted’s Restaurant is furnished with (old, antique) furniture.
Mike’s (shabby, vintage) bike is black and gold.
A group of (loud, enthusiastic) students walk to school every day.
My parents argue (loudly, passionately) about politics over dinner.